Internal Sales Apprentice in Edinburgh EH12
Founded in 2009, Our client have the belief that remote working through interconnectivity across a business's people, assets and infrastructure is finally possible. Their passion for high-end service became their hallmark; They have been committed to providing honest, informed and appropriate advice ever since.
They have grown into an experienced business, built upon first-class industry accreditations with skills ranging from network infrastructure and telephony to HTML and virtual environments. But that's only part of the picture...
We want someone who is...Hobbyist, someone that self teaches and builds their understanding in their chosen subject Thrives in a hands on environment Able to work well as part of a team as well as on their own Can give examples of their strengths and knowledge Self-starter Able to follow instructions and complete tasks
Our client are looking for positive, outgoing people to join their internal sales team
Someone who can use their own initiative to touch base with clients, existing or potential, create opportunities and research events that would be beneficial to the business would be perfectly suited to this role.
You will gain an apprenticeship in Digital Applications.
The role of Internal Sales will involve creating opportunities for our External Sales team using inbound lead follow ups, cold calling, emails, marketing campaigns and researching our existing client base. If the opportunity presents itself whereby a sale can be closed by the Internal Sales team, while this is not their main objective, we would highly encourage this.
We believe that building solid relationships with our current and potential clients is very important and this is one of the main responsibilities of our Internal Sales team.
Attending business networking events/trade shows regularly is a requirement of this role, to drive up positive interest and knowledge of our business and what we do.
Required Skills:Confident. Self-motivated. Positive. Outgoing. Strong communication skills, oral and written. Computer literate. Target driven. Ability to self-manage / seek out tasks. Must be able to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively. Able to accept/give constructive feedback. Must always be presentable. Driving licence/car, willing to travel.
You must have at least 5 National 5 grades, qualifications must include Maths and English.
Additional Information:Monday - Friday 8.45am - 5.15pm £10000
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